To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David.
And in Your salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!
And have not withheld the arequest of his lips.
You set a crown of pure gold upon his head.
4 bHe asked life from You, and You gave it to him—
Length of days forever and ever.
Honor and majesty You have placed upon him.
And through the mercy of the Most High he shall not be 2moved.
Your right hand will find those who hate You.
The Lord shall swallow them up in His wrath,
And the fire shall devour them.
And their 3descendants from among the sons of men.
They devised a plot which they are not able to dperform.
You will make ready Your arrows on Your string toward their faces.
We will sing and praise Your power.
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